TITLE

Transient amnesia heralding brain stem infarction

AUTHOR(S)
Howard, R S; Festenstein, R; Mellers, J; Kartsounis, L D; Ron, M
PUB. DATE
October 1992
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Oct1992, Vol. 55 Issue 10, p977
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
case study
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66062303

 

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